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What does the reader learn about Phoenix through the ways that the author develops her character in the story "A Worn Path"?

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Welty uses a balance of direct and indirect characterization to develop the character of Phoenix. In the second paragraph of the story, Welty provides specific details of Phoenix's appearance and age, describing everything from her eyes to her shoes. We learn more about Phoenix's personality through the indirect...

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